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Kingston, JamaicaReggae Music Again by Busy Signal
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Rating: 3.5

Reggae Music Again by Busy Signal

Dancehall artist Busy Signal took a surprising turn when he decided to release a pure Roots Reggae album. The Jamaican star earned his fame through hard-edged tracks and a clubland image. With his new...
Manila, PhilippinesGoing For A Ride With Taken By Cars
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Going For A Ride With Taken By Cars

Taken By Cars is accelerating well beyond their base in the Philippines. As the newly crowned MTV Iggy Artist of the Week, the Electro-Rock quintet continues to add new cred to their burgeoning music resume, which includes two albums, and a Warner Music...
London, United KingdomAllo Darlin’ — Europe
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Rating: 5

Allo Darlin’ — Europe

Forget the word twee. It has nothing to do with Allo Darlin's sophomore album Europe. Sure, the England-based band comes from the warped-but-sensitive indie pop school of Belle and Sebastian and The...
Santa Cruz, United StatesBassnectar — Vava Voom
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Rating: 2

Bassnectar — Vava Voom

The first time I saw Bassnectar live was about six or seven years ago in Manhattan's Lower East Side, sharing a stage with Sub Swara. Between the seizure lights and gut-bending distortion that rev in my...